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Girls in Engineering, Math, and Science

About Us:
GEMS is an all-girls STEAM and programming summer camp and after-school clubs that focus on educating young girls from in and around Bexar County about the fields of STEAM and the careers in each field.

Meaningful Work. Unforgettable Experiences.GEMS inspires and empowers young girls to be innovativewith their future in the fields of STEAM.

megaGEMS Unite Summer Research Registration is OPEN!!


Unite is a nationwide summer program for talented high school students from groups historically underrepresented in STEM.


megaGEMS will host a 4-week Research Camp from July 8 through Aug 2, 2024, at the University of the Incarnate Word for rising freshmen and sophomores who are interested in ground and air robotics. 

Apply here!

megaGEMS Research Camp Info:

  • Monday - Friday, 9 am to 4 pm, July 8 - Aug 2, 2024​​

  • At UIW (4301 Broadway, SA, TX 78209)

    • You will need transportation to and from camp every day

  • Don't worry if you are an athlete or ROTC that may have a conflicting camp. Email the director!​

  • You will receive a stipend for your research!

  • Registration closes in early May! 

If you have any questions, contact GEMS Director Stephanie Weiss-Lopez at

Computer Programming

Summer Online Programs

Girls Who Code offers two free programs in the summer: the virtual Summer Immersion Program and the Self-Paced Program.

miniGEMS After-school clubs - 
Barkley-Ruiz Elementary
Woodlawn Academy
Losoya Middle School


megaGEMS Drone Team -
IEEE Drone
Summit - Oct. 26, 2024

megaGEMS Unite
Research Camp
July 8th - Aug 2

July - Aug 2024


GEMS Events Calendar

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